Summer

The cycling season is here and to make the most of it we’ve put together a small selection of goods for sunshine fuelled adventures on two wheels. From what to ride to what to wear take a look at some of our favourite new things.

 

New to tokyobike, Halo Commodity produce a range of headwear that balances functionality and fashion – designed to be worn anywhere. The Shield Banner cap is packable with windproof and  UV blocking functions in addition to water repellency. The lining uses a mesh to enhance the functionality and the 6-panel deep crown provides a stable fit. The mini sacoche shoulder cord can be removed and used as chin strap for the cap.

Stay hydrated. The Coloral water bottle is a design from the 1940s, a golden age of cycling, upgraded and
reengineered to keep your drink clean and cold. Fits most bottle cages.

A contemporary take on the hip pack that works on and off the bike. Super easy to access and with a rolltop design that expands or contracts as needed. Front and rear zippers access the main compartment and a multitude of interior pockets. The low-profile waist buckle is offset to minimize interference with other belts/buckles, and locks on both sides for precise and secure adjustments. If we make it to a festival this summer the leopard print one is definitely coming.

Whether camping in the wild or just taking your office lunch to the park, pack this stainless steel cutlery set and avoid the throwaway alternative. Made by Tsubamesanjo, Nigata Prefecture, a centre for high quality metal production, the brushed stainless steel knife (with bottle opener), fork and spoon nest making it easy to slip into a bento box or bike packing bag.

Its picnic time. Handmade linen food wraps, made with plant-based dyes and a beeswax coating which is naturally antibacterial are the perfect alternative to plastic and will keep your favourite sustenance in perfect condition. Hmm what snacks to pack…

The classic white tee from IITO. Using PURE BREEZE® fabric made from high-quality, ultra-long pima cotton, produced using a spinning method called “spinning and twisting”. The result is a strong fabric with smooth lustre and soft touch feel. Like all your favourite clothes it gets better with age.

You won’t get very far without a bicycle. The original socially distanced form of travel, cycling is best enjoyed in the summer months. With most of the ‘kit’ that goes with riding superfluous in the warmer, brighter months its the perfect time to get on a bike. The tokyobike Mono model is designed to be light and easy to ride / maintain. And its in stock! Order now for collection / delivery in 7-10 days.

 

 

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